Chapters & Clubs

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Keep checking the Clubs and Chapters page on the Brother Martin website for information about your local chapter or club.

Atlanta

Gary Froeba ’71 hosted a Pre-Game Party at the Omni CNN Center Hotel near the Georgia Dome. Attendees enjoyed complimentary food and soft drinks. Tommy Mitchell ’79, Barry Hebert ‘74, Mark Wisniewski ’81 and Kenny Spellman ’84 updated the group on campus activities.

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Austin
Joe Macaluso ’71 organized a gathering for the LSU vs Tennessee game in October at Stoneworks Big Rock Grille at the Rim in San Antonio.


Baton Rouge

Lava Cantina and owner/operator Johnny Harrison ’00 hosted the annual Baton Rouge Chapter Social. Alumni and guests enjoyed Mexican cuisine and drinks while Tommy Mitchell ’79, Bro. Neal Golden ’57 CJ, Barry Hebert ’74, Claire LeBlanc and Kenny Spellman ’84 updated everyone on campus activities. Special guests included Bishop of Baton Rouge Bob Muench ’60 CJ, Baton Rouge District Attorney Hillar Moore ’72 and Paul Arrigo ‘70, President and CEO of Visit Baton Rouge, and his wife Melanie.

Event sponsors:

Gold Sponsors

Hank Eiserloh’84, Blair Barbier ’96, Tom Campbell ’82, Roy Culotta ’90, Andrew Harrison, Jr. ’76 –Harrison Law LLC, Mr. & Mrs. Jason Hijuelos ’95 – Hannis T. Bourgeois CPAs, Minh Tuan Pham ’90 & A.J. Talamo ’63 SA

Crimson Sponsors

George Branigan ’00, Mark Estorge ’87, Hillar Moore ’72, David Perret III ’94 and R. Michael Rood ’85

Crusader Sponsors

Paul Arrigo ’70, David Azar ’51, William Beck ’45 and James Clark ’60 CJ

Birmingham

Birmingham

If you are interested in planning the event or want more information concerning the chapter, please contact the Alumni Office.

Charlotte

Charlotte

Alumni, family and friends gathered in Charlotte at Bank of America for the Saints vs. Panthers game. Members of the Crusader community met for a tailgate party before heading into the stadium, and Brother Martin President John Devlin updated the group on school activities.

Chicago

Chicago

The Alumni Baseball trip visited Chicago in July 2010. A chapter social was held and alumni and guests attended a White Sox game at U.S. Cellular Field and a Cubs game at Wrigley.

Dallas

Dallas

Members of the Dallas Alumni Chapter met on Sunday, November 10th at Dodie’s Reef in Dallas, TX for a Saints View Party. Dallas alumni and a guest were invited to the complimentary event for dinner and drinks. The group enjoyed visiting and cheering on the Saints in their big win over the Cowboys. Tommy Mitchell ’79, Development Director, was present to update the attendees on school activities and answer questions.

Denver

Denver

Alumni gathered at Jackson’s across from Coors Field for a chapter TGIF in August. The chapter event coincided with the Alumni Baseball Trip.

Gulf Coast

Gulf Coast

For information call Ron Brisbi ’67 SA 504-616-3845 or 228-222-3352 or Kenny Spellmen ’84, Alumni Director, at 504-284-6700.

Houston

Houston

Houston Chapter Crawfish Boil

Saturday, May 3, 2014

6:00 PM

at the home of Marisa & Tim Taylor ’97

7710 Creek Water Lane
Humble, TX 77396-1687

Houston alumni and their families are invited to a “Louisiana Crawfish Boil”.

There will be complimentary crawfish with all the “fixins”, jambalaya, burgers and hot dogs for the “little ones”. Beer and soft drinks will also be provided. School personnel will be present to update you on activities and answer questions.

We are requesting donations from individuals and area businesses to offset the cost of this event. A gift of any amount would be most appreciated. All contributors will be acknowledged at the event, on our alumni business web site and in our alumni publication, Century II, which is distributed to all alumni and friends of Brother Martin (circulation 14,000).

Please RSVP by Monday, April 28, 2014.

If you cannot make the social, please consider a donation to the Houston Chapter Fund.

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Lafayette

Lafayette

Lafayette alumni and friends gathers at Walk-On’s for the Saints vs. Dolphins Monday Night Football game. Guests enjoyed delicious food and drinks as they cheered the Saints to victory.  Thanks to everyone that attended and to our sponsors!

GOLD SPONSORS

George Arnold ’01
Lewis Hill, MD ’81

CRIMSON SPONSORS

Kenny Hunter, Jr. ’90
Jay Rebstock, CSS ’00
Scott Holmes ’90

CRUSADER SPONSOR

Kenneth Clemons ’73
Christopher Kovatch ’92
Paul J. Lanusse, Jr. ’62 SA
Matthew Massey ’93

Mandeville/Covington

Mandeville/Covington

A record crowd attended the annual Covington/Mandeville Chapter Social. Patrons enjoyed complimentary dinner at The Columbia St. Tap Room. Barry Hebert ’74 and Kenny Spellman ’84 thanked the group for their continued support of their alma mater, updated the group on campus activity and invited everyone to visit campus.

Thanks to all our sponsors!

Gold Sponsors

Bayou Oil Field Sales and Service, Inc. Warren Bayer ’73
Dan Gaeinnie ’76
John Johnson ’72
Tony Licciardi ’87
Tasty Tailz, LLC, Casey Fitzpatrick ’93

Crimson Sponsors

Robert Boettner ’50
Michael Broussard ’69 SA
Fontanini Italian Meats & Sausages, John Pettavino ’86
Gulf States Real Estate Services, Michael Saucier ’76
William Cammarata ’67 SA
Lionel Tauzier ’61 SA
Paul W. Lange ’43
Stephen Fransen ’75
Dr. Rene Pigeon ’50
David Stechmann ’81
Leon Verrier ’61 SA

Crusader Sponsors

Louis Bravo ’48
Val Dauterive ’48
Sherman P. Elfert ’43
Stephen Smith ’86
Frank Viola, II ’67 SA
Christian Verges ’85

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Northeast (NY, NJ, CT, DE and east PA)

Northeast (NY, NJ, CT, DE and east PA)

Northeast alumni and members of the Alumni Baseball Trip gathered at O’Lunney’s near Times Square for a chapter social.  Nick Lagattuta ’71Tommy Mitchell ’79 and Kenny Spellman ’84 updated the group on campus activity.  Members of the Brother Martin community vacationing in New York joined the party as everyone shared stories and enjoyed a good time.

Northern California

Northern California

A’s Baseball Suite Party
Oakland A’s vs Chicago White Sox
Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
7000 Coliseum Way, Oakland, CA 94621
Tuesday, May 13th

First Pitch 7:05 p.m.

Northern California alumni and a guest are invited to a “Suite Party” with complimentary food and drinks, compliments of Mark Kaufman ’83.

Please RSVP by Monday, May 5, 2014.

Tickets will be available at the stadium’s “Will-Call” on game day under your name.

Space is limited and tickets will be given on a first come/first served basis.

If you cannot make the party, please consider a donation to the Northern California Chapter Fund.

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Pacific Northwest

Pacific Northwest-PNW

Barry Hebert ’74 and Kenny Spellman ’84 travelled to Seattle to visit our Pacific Northwest alumni.  On Sunday, alumni (Greg Gex ’77 (sponsor) and Ricky Richard ‘81 from Nevada, Jay Joyner ’71 from Montana, Dwayne Mathieu ’81 from Washington and Graham Grisoli ’02 who recently moved to Seattle from Northern California) and friends gathered for a social.  Jay Romig ’72 and other alumni in Seattle for the Saints game joined the party.  On Monday, members of the group had lunch at The Steelhead Diner before heading to the game.  On the way, more alumni were spotted at a “Saints Party” at a New Orleans-themed establishment.  Later Al Serpas ’60 SA and Al Grunsky ’72 joined the group at the stadium.  Although the game didn’t go our way, the trip was a special event celebrating Brother Martin High School more than 2,700 miles away from home.

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San Antonio

San Antonio

Joe Macaluso ’71 organized a gathering for the LSU vs Tennessee game in October at Stoneworks Big Rock Grille at the Rim in San Antonio.

Slidell

Slidell

Colleen and Mark Kingsbery ’86 hosted a Slidell Chapter Party.  Alumni and friends gathered with members of the Brother Martin staff to discuss admissions and other school activities.  A special thanks goes out to the event sponsors Robert J. Oertling ’84,Smith’s Sporting Goods, Wallace A. Bailey, Jr. ’86Brian Donnell ’86and John Wilson ’54 (in memoriam).

South Carolina

South Carolina

Alumni, family and friends gathered in Charlotte at Bank of America for the Saints vs. Panthers game. Members of the Crusader community met for a tailgate party before heading into the stadium, and Brother Martin President John Devlin updated the group on school activities.

South Central Mississippi

South Central Mississippi (SMU)

Alumni Day at U.S.M. was last spring at The Thad Cochran Center. Kenny Spellman ’84, Alumni Director, and Vice Principal Thomas Mavor visited with alumni and spoke about their preparedness for college, their majors and extra-curricular involvement. Later that day, an Alumni Social was held where alumni and guests enjoyed complimentary appetizers and soft drinks. Chapelle alumnae and Rummel alumni participated in the event. Event sponsors were Jim Coll ’91 and John “Boogie” Murret ’53.

South Florida

South Florida

South Florida alumni and their families gathered at Shuck N’ Dive in Fort Lauderdale for a New Orleans Saints view party on Sunday, September 22nd to watch the New Orleans Saints take on the Arizona Cardinals. There was plenty of food and drink for everyone to go around. Development Director Tommy Mitchell ’79 was in attendance and updated the group on school activities.

Southern California

Southern California

Southern California Chapter Crawfish Boil

Saturday, May 17, 2014
12:00 noon – 3 P.M.
Dominick’s Restaurant
8715 Beverly Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90048

Southern California alumni and guests are invited to a “Louisiana Crawfish Boil” at Dominick’s, owned by Brandon Boudet ’89.

$30 per person will include all you can eat crawfish with “a few other things” thrown in by Brandon! Children are welcome.

There will be a cash bar. Space is limited.

Please RSVP by Friday, May 9, 2014.

We are requesting donations from individuals and area businesses for this event. A gift of any amount would be most appreciated. All contributors will be acknowledged at the event, on our alumni business web site and in our alumni publication, Century II, which is distributed to all alumni and friends of Brother Martin (circulation 14,000).

Sponsorship Levels:
Gold Sponsor ($100 or more)
Crimson Sponsor ($50 to $99)
Crusader Sponsor ($20 to $49)

If you cannot make the party, please consider a donation to the So. California Chapter Fund.

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Tampa

Tampa

The annual Alumni Saints trip returned to Tampa and brought home another thrilling victory. On Saturday, Fr. Kyle Dave ’89 celebrated Mass with Mr. & Mrs. Tom Benson ’44, alumni and guests. Troy Manthey ’84, owner of Yacht Starship, hosted a dinner cruise for the group and Tampa alumni. On Sunday, Jill & Troy Manthey hosted a Tailgate Party that attracted additional alumni in Tampa for the game. After a weather delay, the Saints and Bucs battled in a close game. Saints kicker Garrett Hartley kicked a game-winning field goal as time expired to send Saints fans home happy.

Triangle (NC)

Triangle (NC)

Triangle alumni and their guests were invited to join chapter leader Mark Falgout ’79 to watch the Saints & Falcons in an NFC South showdown at Carolina Ale House in Brier Creek. John Devlin, President of Brother Martin, was present to update the group on campus activities and news.

Washington DC

Washington DC

Alumni, family and friends headed to Washington D.C. for the annual Alumni Baseball Trip.  While in our nation’s capital the group toured national monuments, parks and museums in addition to attending two Nationals wins vs. the Mets at Nationals Park.  Before the Saturday game, our Washington D.C. Chapter held a party at Gordon Biersch.  Pat Pritchett ’78 organized the event and joined the group for both games.

Contact Information
Alumni & Development Office
4401 Elysian Fields Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70122
(504) 284-6700
Fax (504) 284-5888
alumni@brothermartin.com

If you are an alumnus of a club, team or organization that is not represented on this page and you are interested in reuniting your group, please contact Kenny Spellman ’84 at the Alumni Office. (504) 284-6700.

Band

Band

On Friday, November 1st, Brother Martin Alumni Band members gathered at Tad Gormley for the 2013 Alumni Band Reunion & Performance. Before the game, alumni gathered outside of Tad Gormley for a pre-game social before heading into the stadium. The alumni band performed some of their favorite songs from their high school days and some new hits. Thanks to everyone who came and a special thanks to all our sponsors!

Sponsors:

Kraig de Lanzac ’86 (Main Sponsors)

Gold
Tod Engelhardt ’76
Chase LaBure ’08

Crimson
Frank McCaskell ’81
Jared Schexnaydre ’83 – United Refrigeration Inc.
Dean Terrebonne ’80
John Veca, Jr. ’84

Crusader
Steve Hart ’81
Steven Savois ’96

Baseball

Baseball

The inaugural Alumni Softball Game took place this past Saturday at Farley Field. Before the game, the 1984 State Championship team was recognized on their 30-year anniversary. Former Chief Justice Pascal Calogero ’49 threw out the first pitch. Judge Bob Burns ’62 SA and Jimmy Clark ’66 CJ coached the Farley Fielders to an early lead. Coaches Tom Schwaner ’57 SA and Butler Powell ’56 SA and “Spiders” rallied but fell short 8-5. After the game, alumni joined family and friends for food and drinks thanks to Sysco and Coca-Cola. Current Brother Martin baseball parents assisted at the event with registration and cooking.

Basketball

Basketball

Alumni, family and friends gathered for Homecoming on October 18th. Festivities kicked off with a Tailgate Party outside of Tad Gormley Stadium featuring jambalaya compliments of Lenny Raymond ’74 and Pete Algero ’80 of Reinhart Foods. Sal Brocato ’88 provided pizza and Student Ambassadors served soft drinks. Deejay Eddie Gonzales ‘77 kept the crowd pumped up. The Drum-line for the Crusader Band, the Brother Martin Cheerleaders, The NJROTC Drill Team and the Crusader Marching Band all performed for the crowd. The 2013 Homecoming Court was introduced and fans then headed in for the game.

Before kick-off, championship Crusader teams celebrating anniversaries were recognized including the 1974 and 2004 District and State Basketball Champions, the 1983 District Football Champions and the 2008 Undefeated District Football Champions. Also, the 1993 and 1998 State Cross-Country Champions were recognized. At halftime, alumni Pete Algero, Jr. ’80, Michael Duplantier ‘64 SA, Jorge Henriquez ’83, Michael Johnston ’87, Ralph Romaguera , Sr. ‘67 SA, Scott Shea ’81, Scott Walker ’93 and Mark Wisniewski ’81 served as escorts for the court and Andie Corin Cancienne was introduced as the 2013 Homecoming Queen.

The Crusaders lost a hard fought battle to Holy Cross but that didn’t dampen the Crusader spirit as the party moved to Lakeview Harbor for a Lettermen Reunion. Football, basketball, NJROTC, cross-country and cheerleader alumni and guests enjoyed pasta, sliders and cold beverages. Tommy Mitchell ‘79, Development Director and Assistant to the President, thanked everyone for attending and encouraged them to stay in touch.

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Cheerleaders

Cheerleaders

Alumni, family and friends gathered for Homecoming on October 18th. Festivities kicked off with a Tailgate Party outside of Tad Gormley Stadium featuring jambalaya compliments of Lenny Raymond ’74 and Pete Algero ’80 of Reinhart Foods. Sal Brocato ’88 provided pizza and Student Ambassadors served soft drinks. Deejay Eddie Gonzales ‘77 kept the crowd pumped up. The Drum-line for the Crusader Band, the Brother Martin Cheerleaders, The NJROTC Drill Team and the Crusader Marching Band all performed for the crowd. The 2013 Homecoming Court was introduced and fans then headed in for the game.

Before kick-off, championship Crusader teams celebrating anniversaries were recognized including the 1974 and 2004 District and State Basketball Champions, the 1983 District Football Champions and the 2008 Undefeated District Football Champions. Also, the 1993 and 1998 State Cross-Country Champions were recognized. At halftime, alumni Pete Algero, Jr. ’80, Michael Duplantier ‘64 SA, Jorge Henriquez ’83, Michael Johnston ’87, Ralph Romaguera , Sr. ‘67 SA, Scott Shea ’81, Scott Walker ’93 and Mark Wisniewski ’81 served as escorts for the court and Andie Corin Cancienne was introduced as the 2013 Homecoming Queen.

The Crusaders lost a hard fought battle to Holy Cross but that didn’t dampen the Crusader spirit as the party moved to Lakeview Harbor for a Lettermen Reunion. Football, basketball, NJROTC, cross-country and cheerleader alumni and guests enjoyed pasta, sliders and cold beverages. Tommy Mitchell ‘79, Development Director and Assistant to the President, thanked everyone for attending and encouraged them to stay in touch.

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Crimson Shield

Crimson Shield

Parkway Bakery hosted the annual Crimson Shield Social on Wednesday, December 18th. Young alumni enjoyed po-boys, beverages and were updated by members of the faculty and staff. Daniel Nally ’10 and Matthew Quitzal ‘10 won the raffle prizes.

Thanks to our Crimson Shield Sponsors:

Gold Sponsors

Will Kirkikis ’08 – G & M Electric Co., Inc.

Crimson Sponsors

McHenry Taylor ’12

Crusader Sponsors

Philip Blitch ’09
Helen & Glen Bohte – Kevin Bohte ’10, Nick Bohte ’12
David Browning III ’12
Cody Ducote ’13
Garrett Puyau ’12
Matthew Quitzau ’10

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Cross Country

Cross Country

Alumni, family and friends gathered for Homecoming on October 18th. Festivities kicked off with a Tailgate Party outside of Tad Gormley Stadium featuring jambalaya compliments of Lenny Raymond ’74 and Pete Algero ’80 of Reinhart Foods. Sal Brocato ’88 provided pizza and Student Ambassadors served soft drinks. Deejay Eddie Gonzales ‘77 kept the crowd pumped up. The Drum-line for the Crusader Band, the Brother Martin Cheerleaders, The NJROTC Drill Team and the Crusader Marching Band all performed for the crowd. The 2013 Homecoming Court was introduced and fans then headed in for the game.

Before kick-off, championship Crusader teams celebrating anniversaries were recognized including the 1974 and 2004 District and State Basketball Champions, the 1983 District Football Champions and the 2008 Undefeated District Football Champions. Also, the 1993 and 1998 State Cross-Country Champions were recognized. At halftime, alumni Pete Algero, Jr. ’80, Michael Duplantier ‘64 SA, Jorge Henriquez ’83, Michael Johnston ’87, Ralph Romaguera , Sr. ‘67 SA, Scott Shea ’81, Scott Walker ’93 and Mark Wisniewski ’81 served as escorts for the court and Andie Corin Cancienne was introduced as the 2013 Homecoming Queen.

The Crusaders lost a hard fought battle to Holy Cross but that didn’t dampen the Crusader spirit as the party moved to Lakeview Harbor for a Lettermen Reunion. Football, basketball, NJROTC, cross-country and cheerleader alumni and guests enjoyed pasta, sliders and cold beverages. Tommy Mitchell ‘79, Development Director and Assistant to the President, thanked everyone for attending and encouraged them to stay in touch.

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Dionysians

Dionysians

Drama alumni and friends were invited to come back to school for a Dionysians reunion in the Benson Free Enterprise Library.  After the reunion, the guests stayed for the Drama Club’s performance of Guys and Dolls in the Auditorium.

Football

Football

Alumni, family and friends gathered for Homecoming on October 18th. Festivities kicked off with a Tailgate Party outside of Tad Gormley Stadium featuring jambalaya compliments of Lenny Raymond ’74 and Pete Algero ’80 of Reinhart Foods. Sal Brocato ’88 provided pizza and Student Ambassadors served soft drinks. Deejay Eddie Gonzales ‘77 kept the crowd pumped up. The Drum-line for the Crusader Band, the Brother Martin Cheerleaders, The NJROTC Drill Team and the Crusader Marching Band all performed for the crowd. The 2013 Homecoming Court was introduced and fans then headed in for the game.

Before kick-off, championship Crusader teams celebrating anniversaries were recognized including the 1974 and 2004 District and State Basketball Champions, the 1983 District Football Champions and the 2008 Undefeated District Football Champions. Also, the 1993 and 1998 State Cross-Country Champions were recognized. At halftime, alumni Pete Algero, Jr. ’80, Michael Duplantier ‘64 SA, Jorge Henriquez ’83, Michael Johnston ’87, Ralph Romaguera , Sr. ‘67 SA, Scott Shea ’81, Scott Walker ’93 and Mark Wisniewski ’81 served as escorts for the court and Andie Corin Cancienne was introduced as the 2013 Homecoming Queen.

The Crusaders lost a hard fought battle to Holy Cross but that didn’t dampen the Crusader spirit as the party moved to Lakeview Harbor for a Lettermen Reunion. Football, basketball, NJROTC, cross-country and cheerleader alumni and guests enjoyed pasta, sliders and cold beverages. Tommy Mitchell ‘79, Development Director and Assistant to the President, thanked everyone for attending and encouraged them to stay in touch.

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Golden Crusader

“Golden Crusader”

As the Class of 2014 nears graduation, all of the yearly traditions are taking place. One of our grandest traditions is the presentation of the Golden Crusader to our most outstanding graduates.

To help honor these new Golden Crusaders, the Alumni Association invites you to our 10th Annual Golden Crusader Luncheon, Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at Heritage Grill by Ralph Brennan, 111 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Metairie, LA. There will be time to socialize with fellow Golden Crusaders beginning at 11:30 a.m. with lunch to begin at noon.

For the past 10 years, this popular event has celebrated past recipients and welcomed our newest Golden Crusaders to this special group of grads. Our goal is to encourage these fine young men to continue to strive for excellence as they leave Brother Martin, while initiating an ongoing relationship with their alma mater. It will also be a great opportunity to share memories with your fellow Golden Crusaders.

The event cost of $45.00 will help defray the cost for our newest Golden Crusaders.

Please reserve your spot early and help make this great Crusader tradition a success once again. Please fill out the registration form below and return it to the Alumni & Development Office by Monday, May 12, 2014, in the envelope provided.

The Golden Crusader Committee is Philip Averill ’04, Brian Barkemeyer ’79, Mike Calogero ’81, Gary Giepert ’80, Scott Hedlund ’97, Zach Materne ’01, Tommy Mitchell ’79, and John Person ’73.

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NJROTC

NJROTC

Alumni, family and friends gathered for Homecoming on October 18th. Festivities kicked off with a Tailgate Party outside of Tad Gormley Stadium featuring jambalaya compliments of Lenny Raymond ’74 and Pete Algero ’80 of Reinhart Foods. Sal Brocato ’88 provided pizza and Student Ambassadors served soft drinks. Deejay Eddie Gonzales ‘77 kept the crowd pumped up. The Drum-line for the Crusader Band, the Brother Martin Cheerleaders, The NJROTC Drill Team and the Crusader Marching Band all performed for the crowd. The 2013 Homecoming Court was introduced and fans then headed in for the game.

Before kick-off, championship Crusader teams celebrating anniversaries were recognized including the 1974 and 2004 District and State Basketball Champions, the 1983 District Football Champions and the 2008 Undefeated District Football Champions. Also, the 1993 and 1998 State Cross-Country Champions were recognized. At halftime, alumni Pete Algero, Jr. ’80, Michael Duplantier ‘64 SA, Jorge Henriquez ’83, Michael Johnston ’87, Ralph Romaguera , Sr. ‘67 SA, Scott Shea ’81, Scott Walker ’93 and Mark Wisniewski ’81 served as escorts for the court and Andie Corin Cancienne was introduced as the 2013 Homecoming Queen.

The Crusaders lost a hard fought battle to Holy Cross but that didn’t dampen the Crusader spirit as the party moved to Lakeview Harbor for a Lettermen Reunion. Football, basketball, NJROTC, cross-country and cheerleader alumni and guests enjoyed pasta, sliders and cold beverages. Tommy Mitchell ‘79, Development Director and Assistant to the President, thanked everyone for attending and encouraged them to stay in touch.

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Soccer

Soccer

Members of the Brother Martin Soccer community gathered on New Year’s Eve day at Farley Field. Current Crusader soccer players kicked off an intra-squad match at noon followed by the Alumni Match. Alumni players wore jerseys partially sponsored by Club Soccer. For the second consecutive year, the match ended in a shoot-out with the White team defeating the Crimson. After the matches, everyone enjoyed jambalaya, gumbo, sandwiches and dessert provided by our “Soccer Parents”. Event sponsors were:

Gold Sponsors

Michael Incaprera ’11

Crimson Sponsors

Michael Castagnetta ’87
Eric and Judy Rodriguez

Crusader Sponsors

Craig Bauer ’65 CJ – Bauer and Associates, Inc.
Nick Morcos ’13
Craig Wills – Southern Brain & Spine

Student Ministers

Student Ministers

Fr. Paul Hart ’70 directed the annual Alumni Day of Reflection. The theme of the day was “Spiritual Fitness: Getting Back in Shape with God”. Alumni listened to presentations, participated in Reconciliation, the Way of the Cross, the Rosary and personal reflection. Fr. Paul celebrated Mass in The Branton Chapel followed by lunch in The Terrace. Serving on the committee were chairman Randy Oddo ’62 SA, Judge Bob Burns ’62 SA, Bro. Louis Couvillon, John Hodges ’62 SA, Tony Melito ’76 and Wayne Wellmeier ’86.

Tennis

Tennis

Tennis alumni are invited to participate in the Brother Martin Tennis Tournament.

The Brother Martin Tennis Tournament was blessed with beautiful weather this year and competitors took full advantage at the University Tennis Center at UNO. The day started with a continental breakfast, coffee and other special beverage treats. Awards were presented in 11 Men’s and Women’s divisions. Guests were treated to a Parade of Prizes, delicious food and drinks and massage therapy was available. Kerri Becker, Mary Kay Casadaban, Christina Dauterive, Celynn Ducasse, Missy Forschler, JoAnn Gahagan , Jeanne Gallo, Debbie Lewis, Lisa Lozes, Ron McDonald ’82, Cheri Miller, Billy Moore ‘80, Jan Schmidt, Lee Stall ’82, Pam Street and Debbie Teachworth served on the committee.

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Wrestling

Wrestling

The Brother Martin Wrestling community reunited in December. Alumni, family and friends attended the Trey Culotta Tournament followed by a reunion at The Bayou Beer Garden. The Crusader wrestlers delivered another tournament championship as spectators watched the two-day event. Patrons enjoyed jambalaya and po-boys served by Pigeon Caterers and beverages. Event sponsors were:

Gold Sponsors

1971 Wrestling Team Charter Members – Steven Arbour ’73
Bruce J. Cuccia Insurance Agency/Allstate
Rehab Access Physical Therapy – Scott Delahoussaye ’89
Al Giraud ’81
Joanne & Ray McCabe ’78
G.T. Michelli Co., Inc. – Joel McMullen ’79
Randon’s Cleaners – Michael Merritt ’75
Manuel Sala ’46 SA
Scariano Brothers, LLC – Mark Scariano ’78
Anytime Fitness Bywater New Orleans – Mark Segreto ’85

Crimson Sponsors

Brandon DuMontier ’94
William Louree ’54 SA
Tommy Ridgley ’82
Thomas Ridgley ’12

Crusader Sponsors

Tom Branighan ’05
Ben Dussouy ’08
Joe Gulotta ’02
Jim King ’45
Scott Oswald ’75
George Wax ’45 SA

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